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TOP DEMS CALL ON BOLTON TO RAISE BROAD HUMAN RIGHTS AGENDA WITH BRAZIL PRESIDENT-ELECT BOLSONARO
Representative Eliot L. Engel, Ranking Member of the House Committee on Foreign Affairs; Rep. Albio Sires, Ranking Member of the Western Hemisphere Subcommittee; Rep. Gregory W. Meeks, Ranking Member .....
| 2018-11-29 11:19:59 # Views :401

Re-rooting Jamaican Ginger to the World
For years, Jamaica has tried to reconnect its ginger to the world market with little success, but as the country fights the Ginger Rhizome Rot disease that has stunted its progress, there are plans to.....
| 2018-11-27 12:21:16 # Views :390

TPDco Justifies Cost of Welcome to Montego Bay Sign
The Tourism Product Development Company Ltd (TPDCo), wishes to place on record justification for the recently commissioned Welcome to Montego Bay Sign, estimated to cost approximately Seventeen Millio.....
| 2018-11-22 14:52:01 # Views :386

NO CLEAR PLAN FOR SUGAR FARMERS AND SUGAR LANDS IN CLARENDON
The Member of Parliament for South West Clarendon, Mr. Noel Arscott and the People’s National Party’s Caretaker for South East Clarendon, Mrs Patricia Duncan Sutherland are calling on the government t.....
| 2018-11-16 14:15:41 # Views :386

CHIEF JUSTICE ANNOUNCES MEASURES TO REDUCE DELAYS IN THE CRIMINAL COURTS
The Chief Justice of Jamaica, the Honourable Mr. Justice Bryan Sykes, announced a raft of initiatives which are currently on stream and will be intensified in the next court term to increase hearing d.....
| 2018-11-06 14:20:57 # Views :378

“BAD GAS” - COMPENSATION
The JGRA is calling on the Energy Minister to fast forward the process for compensating the motorists who presented claims related to the “Bad Gas Saga”......
| 2018-11-27 11:01:33 # Views :370

Jamaica will need 98,000 health and education professionals by 2040
A new IDB study from the series The future of work in Latin America and the Caribbean estimates that Jamaica will need 49,000 teachers, 12,000 doctors and 37,000 nurses by the year 2040......
| 2019-01-30 11:36:52 # Views :368

UNHCR renews offer to Curacao on Venezuelan refugee response
UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, welcomes the request this week from Curacao to the Netherlands for support in responding to the ongoing influx of Venezuelan refugees and migrants to the Caribbean island.....
| 2019-01-21 13:30:22 # Views :367

tTech Poised for Continued Growth in 2019
tTech Limited, one of Jamaica’s leading Managed IT Services providers, is pleased with the company’s continued growth throughout the third quarter and is is in the process of implementing a set of op.....
| 2018-11-22 14:22:55 # Views :361

Research Centre tackles child sexual exploitation in Jamaica as part of gender-based violence prevention
Around 15 million adolescent girls aged 15-19 have experienced forced sex in their lifetime. Although adolescent boys are also at risk, global estimates are unavailable. Global statistics also show th.....
| 2019-01-31 17:05:30 # Views :349

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